Title: The Pelham Mills Collection
Creator: Pelham Mills factory, Furman A. Ross
Provenance: Steve Richardson and Rick Owens from the Greenville County Historic Preservation Commission donated the Pelham Mills materials on August 25, 2004. The papers were found in the attic of what had previously been the Pelham Mill Co. store.
Extent: 1 linear ft (2 boxes)
Date Range: 1927-1946
Abstract:The Pelham Mills Collection houses mail receipts and bank statements from Furman A. Ross, the owner of the Pelham Mill Co. store and post office. There are also bills, contracts, cotton tags, and several blank documents from the Pelham Mills factory before it closed in 1935. The bulk of the materials are from the mid-1940s..
Scope and Content: Box 1: 1927-1946, Undated; Box 2: Undated Stamp Pad
Location: Manuscript Collection
Accession #: 2004-040